The Apollo-Soyuz mission marks the first joint US/USSR space mission. Two Viking spacecraft land on Mars and conduct the first extensive search for life on that planet. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . Topics: NASA, Apollo-Soyuz, Viking
This video, developed for grades 9 through 12, examines the scientific findings of the unmanned Viking missions to Mars. Viewers are introduced to a variety of information returned to Earth, including soil and atmospheric analysis and biological and geological data. Difficulties encountered in interpreting Viking’s data are discussed. Actual photographs taken by the Viking One and Two spacecraft are shown. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes,... Topics: NASA, Viking, Mars
byOpen University; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
Looks at the five successful American missions to Mars that have taken place since 1964, discussing how advances in photography have improved scientists ability to identify small features on Mars Topics: Viking Mars Program, Space flight, Space photography
Revised version of the motion picture issued in 1972 under the same title Explains the major findings and photographs of the Mariner 9 and Viking missions to Mars. Discusses the origins of landforms, the discovery of water ice in the polar caps, the improbability of life, and other topics Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Explains the extra - ordinary photographs from ./i Mariner Nine satellite, theorizing about unexplained land forms,... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Project Mariner (U.S.), Viking Mars Program (U.S.), Mythology,... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
This historic NASA film shows the agency's highlights of 1973 including the Skylab space station and the efforts to repair it after it was damaged during launch. Also covered is the training for the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project, the Pioneer 10 spacecraft, the Mariner mission to Mercury, Viking mission, designs for a new "space shuttle". At Edwards AFB the X-24B lifting body is tested for the Space Shuttle program, and sounding rockets are used in examining the atmosphere. The Comet... Topics: Apollo-Soyuz, Aeronautics, 1973, Mariner Program, Space Shuttle, NASA Dryden, Lockhead YF-12, Wake...